September 2017

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Open Day

16 Sep 2017

Come in, we're open! If you are interested in studying at the University of Stirling, our Open Days offer campus tours, presentations, talks and displays. Speak to University support staff, academics and students, who will be delighted to answer your questions.

Alumni Reunion: Class of 1967

2 Sep 2017 to 3 Sep 2017

Were you in the first intake of students? Alumnus Alastair Gentleman is organising a reunion for all those who arrived in the University's first year.

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1967 Exhibition

4 Sep 2017 to 1 Aug 2018

The Art Collection will focus on the cultural impact of 1967, the year the University opened its doors to students for the first time.

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International and Postgraduate Students' Welcome Reception

12 Sep 2017

We are delighted to welcome you to the University of Stirling - a university that is acclaimed as one of the best in Scotland, both academically and socially.

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Challenges of our Time: The importance of Children's Rights: policy and research in Scotland

18 Sep 2017

The University of Stirling and Faculty of Social Sciences, invites you to the first in our 'Challenges of our Time' lecture series, part of our 50th anniversary celebrations.

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Challenges of our Time: Tobacco harm reduction: how e-cigarettes and vaping devices have transformed tobacco control.

19 Sep 2017

The University of Stirling and Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport, invites you the second in our 'Challenges of our Time' lecture series, part of our 50th anniversary celebrations.

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Challenges of our Time: How to feed a growing population

20 Sep 2017

The University of Stirling and Faculty of Natural Sciences, invites you to this panel discussion, the third event in the 'Challenges of our Time' lecture series, part of our 50th anniversary celebrations.

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Challenges of our Time: Big Data Revolution: Transforming Our Futures

21 Sep 2017

The University of Stirling and Stirling Management School, invites you to this panel discussion, the penultimate event in our 'Challenges of our Time' lecture series, part of our 50th anniversary celebrations.

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Challenges of our Time: Climate change: greatest human rights challenge of our times?

22 Sep 2017

The University of Stirling and the Faculty of Arts and Humanities invites you to the final lecture in our 'Challenges of our Time' lecture series, part of our 50th anniversary celebrations.

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Families' Welcome Reception

9 Sep 2017

We are delighted to welcome you to the University of Stirling and invite you to attend our Welcome Reception for new students and their families.

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Global Challenges in Cultural Heritage

1 Sep 2017 to 2 Sep 2017

Cultural heritage faces an array of challenges, many of which are replicated across the world. Whilst local circumstances vary, there are opportunities to share experiences and collaborate in finding solutions.

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'Think of a Number'

16 Sep 2017

In this lecture, Rachel Norman and Donald Smith will discuss their favourite numbers, what is so special about them and why they find them interesting. Is it prime? Is it rational? Has anyone died defending it?

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Low-Rise, High-Function Exhibition Launch

3 Sep 2017

Ally Wallace worked as Artist in Residence at the University of Stirling’s Pathfoot Building 2016-2017 on a self-initiated project funded by Creative Scotland. He made work focused on Pathfoot’s modernist architecture in relation to the art collection housed in it, the surrounding landscape and the people who use the building.

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Challenges of our Time

18 Sep 2017 to 22 Sep 2017

Join us during our 50th anniversary year for a series of talks and discussions on issues viewed as the Challenges of our Time. Through them, we will showcase the University’s research and impact, and our significant achievements within the last 50 years

mage of the 50th Anniversary

Low-Rise, High-Function Exhibition

4 Sep 2017 to 15 Dec 2017

Ally Wallace worked as Artist in Residence at the University of Stirling’s Pathfoot Building 2016-2017 on a self-initiated project funded by Creative Scotland. He made work focused on Pathfoot’s modernist architecture in relation to the art collection housed in it, the surrounding landscape and the people who use the building.

Image of Low Rise Exhibition